AskDefine | Define isle

Dictionary Definition

isle n : a small island [syn: islet]

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English

Etymology

From isle, a now-obsolete spelling of île.

Pronunciation

Noun

  1. An island.

Translations

An island.
See translations at island.

Related terms

French

Noun

fr-noun f

Extensive Definition

Isle may refer to:

See also

  • Aisle, a structural feature pronounced the same way
isle in German: Isle
isle in French: Isle
isle in Japanese: アイル
isle in Dutch: Isle

Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

ait, archipelago, atoll, bar, cay, continental island, coral head, coral island, coral reef, holm, insularity, island, island group, islandology, islet, key, oceanic island, reef, sandbank, sandbar
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